The Lives of Others Symposium

Friday 16 November 2018

The Arts Centre, Edge Hill University

Curated by Tabitha Moses The Lives of Others symposium seeks to investigate the ways in which people and their stories have inspired artists, writers, film makers, musicians, performers and activists. Speakers from a range of disciplines will consider modes of storytelling, the right to authorship and the fine ...

Louise's presentation explores the ‘Lives of Others’ theme from her perspective as an artist and researcher who creates walking-performances in rural landscapes that emplace, re-image and transform ‘missing’, marginal and challenging life-events. She discusses how her work has addressed terminal illness, death and bereavement, infertilityand biological childlessness, coping with change and the effects of ageing. 

Image: The Lives of Others poster showing Investment by Tabitha Moses